Cheap flights to Bakersfield, CA from $325

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BOS — BFL
May 29 — Jun 51

Flights to Bakersfield in 2024

Find the latest flights to Bakersfield in 2024, with up-to-date prices and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 2,725,499 searches and data was last updated on May 24, 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

January

Average price

$671

Round-trip from

$450

One-way from

$325
High demand for flights, 9% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 5% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in May 2024
From New York to Bakersfield Meadows Field
One-way flight from New York to Bakersfield Meadows Field (BFL)

Cheap flights to Bakersfield in May & June 2024

Discover affordable flights and deals to Bakersfield in May and June 2024. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 2,725,499 searches and data was last updated on May 24, 2024.
The below flights offer some of the lowest fares to Bakersfield in May and June 2024. Check back soon for alternative prices as deals update often.
Fri 6/2812:00 pmJFK - BFL
2 stops13h 07mAmerican Airlines
Fri 7/56:10 amBFL - JFK
2 stops12h 49mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$450
Fri 6/283:51 pmLGA - BFL
1 stop8h 34mAmerican Airlines
Fri 8/2312:30 pmBFL - LGA
1 stop8h 05mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$483
Fri 6/286:45 amJFK - BFL
1 stop8h 10mAmerican Airlines
Fri 7/56:10 amBFL - JFK
2 stops12h 49mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$512
Fri 6/282:52 pmLGA - BFL
2 stops10h 15mAmerican Airlines
Fri 7/55:10 amBFL - LGA
1 stop7h 49mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$576
Fri 6/285:27 pmEWR - BFL
1 stop7h 40mAmerican Airlines
Fri 7/510:00 amBFL - EWR
1 stop16h 45mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$577
Sat 6/2210:41 amEWR - BFL
1 stop14h 20mAmerican Airlines
Sat 6/296:10 amBFL - EWR
1 stop13h 53mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$590
Fri 6/286:46 amEWR - BFL
1 stop8h 09mAmerican Airlines
Sat 7/612:37 pmBFL - EWR
1 stop7h 21mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$595
Fri 6/2812:00 pmJFK - BFL
2 stops13h 07mAmerican Airlines
Mon 8/266:10 amBFL - JFK
1 stop9h 05mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$599
Fri 6/2812:00 pmJFK - BFL
2 stops13h 07mAmerican Airlines
Mon 8/269:55 amBFL - JFK
2 stops9h 27mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$602

Bakersfield 2024 flight deals

Explore flight deals for Bakersfield in 2024, offering the best prices and options to suit your preferences. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 2,725,499 searches and data were last updated on May 24, 2024.
Browse some of the best deals on flights to Bakersfield in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Fri 9/2710:30 amEWR - BFL
1 stop8h 25mAmerican Airlines
Tue 10/112:32 pmBFL - EWR
1 stop7h 39mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$401
Fri 9/271:42 pmEWR - BFL
2 stops11h 13mAmerican Airlines
Tue 10/112:32 pmBFL - EWR
1 stop7h 39mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$409
Fri 6/2812:00 pmJFK - BFL
2 stops13h 07mAmerican Airlines
Fri 7/56:10 amBFL - JFK
2 stops12h 49mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$450
Fri 9/271:42 pmEWR - BFL
2 stops11h 13mAmerican Airlines
Tue 10/19:35 amBFL - EWR
2 stops9h 34mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$468
Wed 7/36:46 amEWR - BFL
1 stop8h 09mAmerican Airlines
Sun 7/711:59 pmBFL - EWR
1 stop12h 48mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/22$471
Fri 6/283:51 pmLGA - BFL
1 stop8h 34mAmerican Airlines
Fri 8/2312:30 pmBFL - LGA
1 stop8h 05mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$483
Wed 7/36:46 amEWR - BFL
1 stop8h 09mAmerican Airlines
Sun 7/79:28 pmBFL - EWR
2 stops10h 19mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/22$494
Fri 6/286:45 amJFK - BFL
1 stop8h 10mAmerican Airlines
Fri 7/56:10 amBFL - JFK
2 stops12h 49mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$512
Fri 9/276:46 amJFK - BFL
1 stop7h 44mAmerican Airlines
Tue 10/16:22 amBFL - JFK
2 stops14h 01mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$569

One-way flights to Bakersfield

Explore one-way flight options to Bakersfield for greater flexibility in your travel plans. Find up-to-date pricing and availability for one-way flights. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 2,725,499 searches and data was last updated on May 24, 2024.
These are some of the best available deals on flights to Bakersfield. If you're in need of a round-trip flight to Bakersfield instead, make sure to update the search form at the top of page.
Wed 6/191:58 pmLGA - BFL
1 stop10h 27mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$325
Wed 6/195:42 amEWR - BFL
1 stop9h 21mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$325
Thu 6/202:52 pmLGA - BFL
2 stops10h 15mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$329
Thu 6/205:27 pmEWR - BFL
1 stop7h 40mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$350
Sat 6/225:10 pmJFK - BFL
1 stop7h 51mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$350
Fri 6/216:45 amJFK - BFL
1 stop12h 33mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$356
Wed 6/192:35 pmJFK - BFL
1 stop9h 50mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$360
Tue 6/188:00 amLGA - BFL
2 stops15h 47mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/23$363
Wed 6/192:50 pmJFK - BFL
2 stops10h 17mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$364

Find flights to Bakersfield within your budget

Locate flights to Bakersfield that fit your budget, with regularly updated fares and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 2,725,499 searches and data was last updated on May 24, 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Budget

$450 - $749

Route

Depart

Return

Price

New York John F Kennedy IntlBakersfield Meadows Field

JFK - BFL

JFKBFL

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Fri 6/28

2 stops13h 07m

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Fri 7/5

2 stops12h 49m

$450

NewarkBakersfield Meadows Field

EWR - BFL

EWRBFL

Newark

Wed 7/3

1 stop8h 09m

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Sun 7/7

1 stop12h 48m

$471

New York LaGuardiaBakersfield Meadows Field

LGA - BFL

LGABFL

New York LaGuardia

Thu 6/27

1 stop9h 33m

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Fri 7/5

1 stop7h 49m

$483

NewarkBakersfield Meadows Field

EWR - BFL

EWRBFL

Newark

Wed 7/3

1 stop8h 09m

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Sun 7/7

2 stops10h 19m

$494

New York John F Kennedy IntlBakersfield Meadows Field

JFK - BFL

JFKBFL

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Fri 6/28

1 stop8h 10m

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Fri 7/5

2 stops12h 49m

$512

New York LaGuardiaBakersfield Meadows Field

LGA - BFL

LGABFL

New York LaGuardia

Thu 6/27

2 stops10h 15m

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Fri 7/5

1 stop7h 49m

$576

New York LaGuardiaBakersfield Meadows Field

LGA - BFL

LGABFL

New York LaGuardia

Tue 6/18

1 stop14h 02m

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Tue 6/25

1 stop7h 01m

$618

New York LaGuardiaBakersfield Meadows Field

LGA - BFL

LGABFL

New York LaGuardia

Tue 6/18

2 stops12h 22m

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Tue 6/25

1 stop7h 01m

$685

NewarkBakersfield Meadows Field

EWR - BFL

EWRBFL

Newark

Thu 6/27

2 stops15h 24m

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Fri 7/5

2 stops15h 31m

$749

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Deals found on 5/23

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Temperature and rainfall in Bakersfield by month

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BFL

Temperature

48.2 - 84.2 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Bakersfield, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 84.2 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 48.2 F).

When is the cheapest time to fly to Bakersfield?

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Users looking for the lowest fares to Bakersfield should consider flying on Tuesday mornings, when prices are typically cheapest. Budget-minded travelers will want to avoid Monday mornings, when prices are usually at their highest.
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Reviews of airlines servicing Bakersfield

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Bakersfield. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Bakersfield. Reviews last updated May 24, 2024.
See what other customers who have flown with American Airlines and United Airlines to Bakersfield have to say. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
7.4
Good
10,845 reviews

Comfort

7.2

Crew

8.1

Food

6.7

Boarding

7.7

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a pleasure to have an efficiently run airline where the staff was efficient, caring, pleasant and helpful.

7.4
Good
10,845 reviews
7.4
Good
10,845 reviews

Comfort

7.2

Crew

8.1

Food

6.7

Boarding

7.7

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a pleasure to have an efficiently run airline where the staff was efficient, caring, pleasant and helpful.

7.3
Good
14,388 reviews
7.4
Good
10,845 reviews

Comfort

7.2

Crew

8.1

Food

6.7

Boarding

7.7

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a pleasure to have an efficiently run airline where the staff was efficient, caring, pleasant and helpful.

Located in Kern County, California, Bakersfield is a large US city with diverse opportunities for tourism and travel. Bakersfield is credited with being one of the fastest growing cities in the US, having grown by 400% in the past 40 years, and was recently awarded the “All-America City Award”. The surrounding area is home to the picturesque Sequoia National Forest, and the city itself, as well as the nearby suburbs, are full of quirky destinations, seasonal attractions, and shops. Whether traveling solo, as a couple or a family, there is plenty to experience in the city and the surrounding area. There are many museums available for the curious, such as the Kern County Museum, which paints a “Wild West” picture of the city’s earliest inhabitants. There is also the California Area Living Museum, which is a zoo full of many wild creatures, ranging from black bears, to wolves and bobcats. Rabobank Arena, Theater & Convention Center in the central part of the city is where all the major entertainment and sporting events take place, from ice hockey to basketball. There is a large rural presence in the immediate area, with plenty of ranches, farmsteads, and race tracks where visitors can enjoy outdoor activities, such as horse riding, trail running, and the increasingly popular racing events – NASCAR.

Best Time to Fly to Bakersfield, CA

The Off-peak season, generally during the first and last months of the year, are ideal times to visit as the weather is a pleasant 62 degrees Fahrenheit on average, and is also when most of the local events take place. Bakersfield is home to plenty of seasonal festivals throughout the year, which of course visitors welcome to take part. During the spring season, from mid-March to mid-June, the city is home to California’s Scottish Games and Clan Gatherings, celebrating the local Scottish heritage. There is also the Kern County Fair during mid to late September.

The ideal times to travel are around the US vacation period when many people typically spend time with family, such as Thanksgiving (late November), the New Year period, and the Spring Break period between March and April.

Getting around Bakersfield, CA

Bakersfield is a large transport hub in California, and visitors can enjoy easy rail, bus, and highway access. Three motorways cut through the city; State Routes 58, 99, and 178. Amtrak Railway Station can be found in the downtown and there are around 18 bus routes throughout the city operated by Golden Empire transit District. Guided tours, both on foot and by bus, are provided by the Bakersfield Convention and Visitors Bureau, and are the ideal way to experience an introduction to the area courtesy of trained guides. 

  • What does BFL mean?

    Great question - BFL just means Bakersfield Meadows Field Airport. Now you’ll know what this unique code and ones like it mean when you look for flights!

  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Bakersfield?

    Most people fly into Bakersfield Meadows Field (BFL) if they book a flight to Bakersfield. Meadows Field is conveniently located just 4.7 mi from Bakersfield’s city center.

  • Can I find cheaper flights to Bakersfield if I am willing to have layovers?

    Yes, flights with layovers are often cheaper than direct flights. Keep an eye out for flight deals to Bakersfield on Cheapflights that require 1 or 2 stops for potential cost savings.

  • What is the best airline to fly to Bakersfield?

    Based on reviews from Cheapflights users, United Airlines is rated the highest out of the airlines that fly to Bakersfield.

  • What is the cheapest airport to fly to in Bakersfield?

    Bakersfield Meadows Field Airport is currently the cheapest airport to fly to in Bakersfield. One-way flights to Bakersfield Meadows Field Airport typically cost $186, while round-trip flights cost around $172.

  • How much is a round-trip flight to Bakersfield?

    A round-trip flight to Bakersfield will typically cost around $257, however they can be found for as little as $172.

  • Where does the fastest flight to Bakersfield depart from?

    For those looking to save time traveling to Bakersfield, San Francisco offers the quickest one-way flight (1 hour 16 minutes).

  • Does Bakersfield Meadows Field Airport have rental cars?

    Yes. Those touching down at Bakersfield Meadows Field Airport can take advantage of the rental car services offered upon their arrival.

  • Are there hotels close to Bakersfield Meadows Field Airport?

    Yes. Bakersfield Meadows Field Airport has hotels nearby for those requiring accommodations. Woodspring Suites Bakersfield Airport is the closest property to Bakersfield Meadows Field Airport (1.0 mi away from Bakersfield Meadows Field Airport).

  • When is the best time to book a flight to Bakersfield?

    Currently, September is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Bakersfield (average of $346). Flying to Bakersfield in June will prove the most costly (average of $508). There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

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